Allen, MICHAEL

Birth Name Allen, MICHAEL
Gender male
Age at Death 44 years, 4 months

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1819 Ireland  
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Birth 1815 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada  
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Residence 1827 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada  
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Residence 1841 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada  
Event Note

"Emigrated from Ireland to Canada before 1837. In 1841 Michael bought land from Robert Morgan. Lot 3, Concession 8, Division C in the Township of Guelph, consisting of 100 acres. " in find a grave memorial - to be checked.

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Residence 1861-01-14 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada  
Event Note

1861 Census of Canada:
Allan[sic]: Mechal [sic] 46, Mary 46, Marg Ann (?) 22 , Bridget 18, George 16, John 14, William 12, Catherine 8.
Born: Mechal and Mary - Ireland; Children: UC [Upper Canada]
Occupation: Mechal is a Farmer.
Dwelling: the family lives in a log, one storey house and do not share it with anyone else.

With thanks to Bunnage FT as couldn't find this with these spellings. - SJL

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Religion     Roman Catholic
 
Death 1863-05-01 Guelph, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada  
Event Note

Probable as Mrs Michael Allen is still living but no Mr mentioned in April 1877

Citation

14 April 2017: Major brickwall finally crumbles after four years of coming back to it. Started with the original Leader family tree information - Mary Jane Gaffney b. Ireland m. Michael Allen b. Ireland! With thanks to rbw1095 at find a grave for the entries created July 30 2016.

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Families

    Family of Allen, MICHAEL and Gaffney, MARY JANE
Married Wife Gaffney, MARY JANE
  Children
  1. Allen, ?Jane
  2. Allen, Marjorie
  3. Allen, BRIDGET
  4. Allen, George
  5. Allen, John
  6. Allen, William
  7. Allen, Katherine

Narrative

"The Allens were straight shanty-Irish & supposedly related to the Black Donnellys of ill-fame in early Canada, for murder etc" - according to the obvioulsy unbiased TAL! Ref: EJL2

Pedigree

    1. Allen, MICHAEL
      1. Gaffney, MARY JANE
        1. Allen, Marjorie
        2. Allen, ?Jane
        3. Allen, BRIDGET
        4. Allen, George
        5. Allen, John
        6. Allen, William
        7. Allen, Katherine

Source References

  1. 1861 Census of Canada
      • Page: 1861 Census of Canada/Canada West/Wellington/Guelph/pg 35/lns 32-39 ; 1861CensusofCanadaForMechalAllan.jpg
  2. Find a Grave Memorial
      • Page: # 167596770; https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=167596770; Michael Allen death 1863 with details.pdf
      • Citation:

        14 April 2017: Major brickwall finally crumbles after four years of coming back to it. Started with the original Leader family tree information - Mary Jane Gaffney b. Ireland m. Michael Allen b. Ireland! With thanks to rbw1095 at find a grave for the entries created July 30 2016.

  3. William Leader 1804 & descendants
  4. A brief sketch of the early history of Guelph
  5. An Early View of Guelph
  6. History of Guelph 1827-1927